Ed Hirt

Ed Hirt

Professor, Psychological And Brain Sciences

Education

Representative publications

Costs and benefits of allegiance: Changes in fans' self-ascribed competencies after team victory versus defeat (1992)
Edward R Hirt, Dolf Zillmann, Grant A Erickson and Chris Kennedy
Journal of personality and social psychology, 63 (5), 724

The influence of mood on categorization: A cognitive flexibility interpretation (1990)
Noel Murray, Harish Sujan, Edward R Hirt and Mita Sujan
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 59 (3), 411

Processing goals, task interest, and the mood–performance relationship: A mediational analysis (1996)
Edward R Hirt, R Jeffrey Melton, Hugh E McDonald and Judith M Harackiewicz
Journal of personality and social psychology, 71 (2), 245

Multiple explanation: A consider-an-alternative strategy for debiasing judgments (1995)
Edward R Hirt and Keith D Markman
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 69 (6), 1069

When perception is more than reality: the effects of perceived versus actual resource depletion on self-regulatory behavior (2010)
Joshua J Clarkson, Edward R Hirt, Lile Jia and Marla B Alexander
Journal of personality and social psychology, 98 (1), 29

Self-reported versus behavioral self-handicapping: Empirical evidence for a theoretical distinction (1991)
Edward R Hirt, Roberta K Deppe and Lesley J Gordon
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 61 (6), 981

I want to be creative: Exploring the role of hedonic contingency theory in the positive mood-cognitive flexibility link (2008)
Edward R Hirt, Erin E Devers and Sean M McCrea
Journal of personality and social psychology, 94 (2), 214

The role of mood in quantitative and qualitative aspects of performance: Single or multiple mechanisms? (1997)
Edward R Hirt, Gary M Levine, Hugh E McDonald, R Jeffrey Melton and Leonard L Martin
Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 33 (6), 602-629

Social explanation: The role of timing, set, and recall on subjective likelihood estimates (1983)
Steven J Sherman, Kim S Zehner, James Johnson and Edward R Hirt
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 44 (6), 1127

Diagnostic and confirmation strategies in trait hypothesis testing (1990)
Patricia G Devine, Edward R Hirt and Elizabeth M Gehrke
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 58 (6), 952

The role of ability judgments in self-handicapping (2001)
Sean M McCrea and Edward R Hirt
Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 27 (10), 1378-1389

Activating a mental simulation mind-set through generation of alternatives: Implications for debiasing in related and unrelated domains (2004)
Edward R Hirt, Frank R Kardes and Keith D Markman
Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 40 (3), 374-383

Lessons from a faraway land: The effect of spatial distance on creative cognition (2009)
Lile Jia, Edward R Hirt and Samuel C Karpen
Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 45 (5), 1127-1131

" I know you self-handicapped last exam": Gender differences in reactions to self-handicapping (2003)
Edward R Hirt, Sean M McCrea and Hillary I Boris
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 84 (1), 177

Public self-focus and sex differences in behavioral self-handicapping: Does increasing self-threat still make it “just a man’s game?” (2000)
Edward R Hirt, Sean M McCrea and Charles E Kimble
Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 26 (9), 1131-1141

Dissertation Committee Service

Author Dissertation Title Committee
Ase Helene Kvist Innes-Ker Gestal Perception of Emotional Expressions (May 2003) Townsend, J. T. (Co-Chair), Niedenthal, P. M. (Co-Chair), Hirt, E., Scout, J. C.